Textured or smooth implants for breast augmentation? A prospective controlled trial.

@article{Coleman1991TexturedOS,
  title={Textured or smooth implants for breast augmentation? A prospective controlled trial.},
  author={David J. Coleman and I. T. Foo and David T. Sharpe},
  journal={British journal of plastic surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={44 6},
  pages={444-8}
}
This study examines the hypothesis that textured surface silicone implants reduce the incidence of adverse capsular contracture in breast augmentation. A total of 53 patients were entered into a prospective study; they were randomly assigned to receive either smooth or textured implants which were placed in the submammary plane. Of these, 50 patients were… CONTINUE READING